The clash brings back happy memories for the Catalans who have spoken in reverence of returning to the national stadium for the first time since their 2011 domination of Manchester United in the Champions League final.
That 3-1 battering of Sir Alex Ferguson’s side is used as a yardstick for the subsequent failures in Europe with Lionel Messi and Co. desperate to rectify their Champions League drought this season.
And ahead of the clash midfielder Ivan Rakitic said he hoped to continue the side’s positive history at Wembley.
Check out the video below to see what the Croatian had to say…
Barcelona’s hopes of landing France midfielder Adrien Rabiot have increased again after he rejected a third contract offer from Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports.
Rabiot, 23, has been resistant to the Ligue 1 champions’ overtures as they attempt to prevent him leaving on a free transfer when his terms expire in summer 2019.
Mundo Deportivo have stated that his spurning of a deal worth €7.2 million per annum means Barca could arrange a cut-price transfer in January. If not then, they’d swoop for nothing at the end of 2018/19.
Rabiot has scored 12 times in 144 Ligue 1 appearance since his 2012 debut.
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Blaugrana are gearing up for Wednesday evening’s Champions League clash against Tottenham at Wembley, and will be hoping to bounce back from the disappointment of failing to win in each of their past three La Liga matches.
7.12pm – Harry Kane sets sights on chasing Lionel Messi’s records
Harry Kane is desperate to outshine Lionel Messi at Wembley – and then start chasing the Barcelona superstar’s records.
Read what the Tottenham striker had to say about the Argentine legend here.
5.57pm – Talking points ahead of Barcelona’s key trip to Tottenham
Barcelona travel to Wembley to face Tottenham in a crucial Champions League group stage showdown which could leave the Premier League club on the brink of elimination before their campaign has properly begun.
Here are three big talking points ahead of the game from Andy West.
4.50pm – Arturo Vidal key if Barcelona switch to 4-4-2 against Tottenham
It’s a game Tottenham simply can’t afford to lose after the last-gasp gut-punch inflicted by Inter Milan in their Champions League opener.
If there’s any time to face Barcelona it is now, however, as the Blaugrana stumble into Wembley having picked up two league points out of a possible nine against modest competition.
Where will the game be won or lost? Chris Bailey looks at two of the biggest factors.
1.30pm – ‘Complete breakdown’ in Messi and Pique relationship, report claims
The relationship between Barcelona stars Lionel Messi and Gerard Pique has completely broken down, according to El Chiringuito.
The Spanish television show are reporting that tensions between the pair are said to have grown in wake of Blaugrana’s recent poor form, which has seen the Catalan club draw two and lose one of their last three La Liga games. Read more here.
12.30pm – Essential stats ahead of Spurs v Barca
A closer look at the key numbers before Barca face Mauricio Pochettino’s men.
9.15am – Kane and Messi set to duel
The stage is set for Harry Kane and Lionel Messi to lock horns for the first time at the home of English football.
Read Aditya Devavrat’s pre-match talking points.